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Friday Fun: Kids’ books about libraries and librarians

Hey, this is a good book talk theme.

Book Talk Tuesday: Library Love

http://www.trycuriosity.com/2012/08/book-talk-tuesday-library-love.html

The Boy who was Raised by Librarians, by Carla Morris, illustrated by Brad Sneed

Library Lion, by Michelle Knudson, illustrated by Kevin Hawkes

The Library, by Sarah Stewart

It’s Library Day (PreK 3/4)

Carlo, the Really Nice Librarian (PreK 4/K)

The Library Doors (Kinder/grade 1)

I. Q. Goes to the Library (Kinder/grade 1)

The Library Dragon (grade 1/2)

Dewey: There’s a Cat in the Library! (grade 1/2)

No T-Rex in the Library (grade 1/2)

The Librarian from the Black Lagoon (grade 3/4)

There is also a long list of library-related picture books on GoodReads.

My fave is The Librarian of Basra by Jeanette Winter

http://www.amazon.ca/The-Librarian-Basra-Jeanette-Winter/dp/0152054456

Stephen

 

 

Posted on: September 21, 2012, 7:08 am Category: Uncategorized

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  1. for one of my classes in grad school i looked at the depiction of librarians in picture books, it was a pretty fun and interesting project.

    here’s a link to the prezi for any interested: http://prezi.com/jm7cvf-hrkic/librarians-in-picture-books/